Painting Can Be A Mood Booster

Winter in Ottawa is long and cold.  Why not consider boosting your mood with a new paint colour. Painting in the winter is a great opportunity to beat the winter blahs, improve the look of your homes interior and give that feeling of spring being around the corner an earlier arrival. Having survived the Christmas …

Tips For Decorating On A Budget

Looking to update your home without it costing you an enormous amount of money.  You don’t have to have a huge budget to get upgrades done to your house, condo or apartment. Budget friendly updates in home decor can be as simple as changing an area rug, or the colours of the pillows.  Let’s get …

Sell Your House Faster

Sell Your House Faster Selling your house in Ottawa? Want to get that Sold sign up faster? Sometimes it’s as easy as painting a fresh new coat of paint.  Fresh Coat of Paint helps sell your house faster A fresh Coat of Paint especially in a neutral tone will always be a good investment for …

To Do List Before Moving In

Are you ready for the big moving day?  You’ve just purchased that new house or condo and the keys have been handed to you and you’re super excited for this new phase in your life.  Here is a quick to do list before moving in. Change the locks on all exterior doors If your a …

Home Renos and TV Shows

Home Renovations We all enjoy watching the famous tv shows on Home Renos and improvements. But do they really portray the what it’s really like to live through a home renovation? We found this article on how some of the TV shows are put together and what they do and do not show behind the scenes …

Fall Home Decor Ideas

Fall Home Decor Ideas Looking for Fall Home Decor Ideas.  Decorating and Painting are a perfect combination to change things up around the house. Painting in shades of pumpkin, rust and maple as in the picture above are a perfect combination for any room in the house.  Repaint your guest bedroom in a soft brown …

Light, Reflection and Paint Colour

Light,Reflection and Paint Colour LRV which is Light Reflectance Value.  It is the amount of light reflected or absorbed by the paint applied on the wall or ceiling surface. The reflection of light, whether from natural or artificial sources changes the colour of how your paint looks. Choosing colours is mostly based on how the paint …